Welcome to the Howard County Fair!

Celebrating 73 Years! 

August 4th - 11th, 2018

 

Dates & Times:

August 4th - 11th, 2018

Daily Hours: 8AM - 11PM

* 73rd Annual Howard County Fair

Click Here to download sections of the 73rd annual fair book

* hard copies of The 73rd annual Fair Book coming in june 2018!

 

admission:

$5 (10 years & up)

$2 (Seniors, 62 years & up) 

Children under 10 years FREE

Armed Forces Day - First Sat. (8/4): Valid Military I.D. gets you in FREE all day (Includes Spouse & Children Under 18)

Senior Day - Tues. (8/7): 62 & Older enter FREE all day

 

FREE PARKING!

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* Above is coming June 2018! Please check back later!

* Above is coming June 2018! Please check back later!

 

Daily events:

Amusement Rides & Games: 

Mon. (8/6), Tues. (8/7), Wed. (8/8), Thurs. (8/9) and Fri. (8/10):
2:00pm – 11:00pm

Saturdays (8/4 & 8/11) & Sun. (8/5):
12:00pm – 11:00pm

“Kids and Critters” (Located in Barn 6) Barn Hours: 

10:30am - 8:30pm
(CLOSED DAILY FROM 2pm - 4pm)

 

Pig Races - 12pm, 3pm, 6pm, & 8pm
Bingo Hall - Opens Daily at 6pm
Pony Rides - 10am- 10pm
AG Displays - DAILY
Farm Produce - DAILY

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE Fair MAP

 

Ride Specials:

Saturday Pay-One-Price (POP)
Both Saturdays (8/4 & 8/11)!
Purchased between 12pm-4pm: $18
Purchased between 4pm-8pm: $23
(Good All Day until Closing)

Sun. (8/5)/Mon. (8/6)/Wed. (8/8)/Fri. (8/10) POP: $20

Tues. (8/7) POP $12

Thurs. (8/9) “Dollar Ride
Day”: Rides $1 Each All Day
(Minimum purchase of $10.00)

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Rules & Regulations

  • Alcoholic beverages and controlled substances are prohibited. Approved vendors are an exception.
  • No pets permitted on the Fairgrounds except guide & service animals and animals being exhibited.
  • No balloons in buildings
  • No drones
  • No public demonstrations
  • Additional special regulations available for download here.
 
** FAIR SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Please refer to this website for latest listing of fair events, times, and locations.
**Exhibit Buildings will be closed during entry & judging on Saturday, August 4th, 2018. The Home Arts Building will be closed all day on Saturday, August 4th, 2018, and will open to the public on Sunday, August 5th, 2018.